MFA: VKS RF lead operation against militants disrupting humanitarian pause in Eastern ghouta

MOSCOW, March 2. /TASS/. FSI Russian air force SAR are in Eastern ghouta counter-terrorism operation in response to the provocations of the militants, daily violating the humanitarian pause.

This was stated on Friday at a briefing the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

“The announcement by the Russian and Syrian military daily five-hour humanitarian pause and the creation of a corridor for wanting from Eastern Guta, the terrorists responded with desperate attacks, preventing safe movement of people and humanitarian goods,” – said the diplomat.

“These provocations by the illegal armed groups has made the inevitable large-scale ground counter-terrorist operation in Eastern ghouta, it is supported with air, Syrian air force and French air force Russia”, – said Zakharov.